For many of the 350 members of Tiger Band, the 2019 College Football Playoff National Championship was the experience of a lifetime. “We’re all just blown away,” said Commander Trey Lockett, a drum major. “I think the band loved every moment of it,” Lockett said Tuesday night in the parking lot of the Brooks Center. […]
After stepping aside as chair of the performing arts department at Clemson, David Hartmann found that new doors opened – or rather, his favorite old ones. Hartmann returned to two great interests: teaching and designing sets for plays. “I’m loving it,” Hartmann said. “I wanted to get back to what drew me to higher education: […]
For two weeks in September, Charissa Fryberger taught English in a remote city in East Kazakhstan that still bears oppressive reminders of the Soviet Union: drab bloc housing, rickety trams and mining operations that choke the air. Still Fryberger, a Clemson graduate student and English composition instructor, cherished the experience. “It’s a great gift to […]
For best-selling author Eric Foner, the “Second Founding” came about thanks to post-Civil War amendments, a concept he’ll be discussing during his opening night keynote on Wednesday, Nov. 28, as part of the Lincoln’s Unfinished Work conference at Clemson
Renowned poet Susan Stewart, best-selling author Richard Rothstein and Cherokee history expert Tom Hatley are among the speakers who will visit Clemson University during the fall 2018 semester to discuss topics in the humanities.
Michael LeMahieu, an associate professor of English at Clemson University, has been awarded a 2018 Fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS). The ACLS chose LeMahieu as one of 78 fellows out of a field of nearly 1,150 applicants this year. The prestigious award comes with $50,000 to support his full-time research on […]
Strong advocate. Born and raised in Norway, this Tiger taught at the University of Bergen and the IT University of Copenhagen before he moved to America. Today, he is not only a respected member of Clemson’s faculty — he represents them as the newly inducted president of the Faculty Senate. Meet Jan Holmevik. Title: Associate […]
The College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities at Clemson University inducted eight new members into its Hall of Fame at a formal dinner March 9 at the Madren Conference Center. In addition to a former dean who was recognized by the College, the other nominations were brought forward by individual departments: Clifton S.M. “Chip” Egan, […]
Between the walls of Lee III, Clemson University students learn the foundations of art and architecture. The award-winning building is home to many of the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities’ programs – and now it’s home to "Foundation," a new piece of public art that seeks to inspire students, faculty and visitors alike.
Clemson printmaking professor Todd Anderson has climbed to great heights. Once a serious rock climber, he now explores the beauty of the natural world through his art. His artist book "The Last Glacier" is on display at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York through Feb. 5.
The Center for Visual Arts (CVA) at Clemson University has something for everyone this fall, from visiting artists to student exhibitions and seminars.
From the dorm room to the classroom, you meet countless people at university. For one Tiger, an early encounter with a performing arts professor transformed his educational experience and inspired him to follow his passion, creating new opportunities for him on campus and in the community. Now, as an alumnus, he gets ready to face […]
In May 2017, the Clemson University Singers toured Germany and Prague in a once-in-a-lifetime musical journey.
In conjunction with Upstate International, a month-long program of internationally themed events, Clemson University is hosting five sculptural works of art through March 27. Four are located on the main level of Cooper Library, and the fith is located in the TD Gallery at CU-iCAR. The artworks are part of Michelin North America’s second “InTIREnational,” […]